13 Places That Serve Cheap, Delicious Food Near KSL City Mall Johor Bahru


Best Eateries Near KSL

If you notice, there are so many food stalls in Johor Bahru that have been mushrooming over the years. It’s kinda ironic that sometimes, despite the bunch of cafes and restaurants that your eyes can see, still, you don’t know where to go. Practically speaking, most of us are looking for a cheap yet good food, right?


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For you to have an idea in mind, let us explore near KSL City Mall and find some food stalls that sell good food that will not breaking your bank.


1. You Kee XO Restaurant


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You Kee XO Restaurant is one of the famous meat shop in Johor Bahru that sells duck, roast pig, chicken, pork, roast sausage and roast pork ribs. Every bite on their delectable meals will give you a right balance of sweetness and juiciness. Additionally, they also serve nutritious tonic soup which is also worth a try.

[wp-svg-icons icon=”location-2″ wrap=”i”] LG-33, KSL City Bahru, 33, Jalan Seladang, Taman Abad, 80250 Johor Bahru, Johor, Malaysia

[wp-svg-icons icon=”clock” wrap=”i”] Mon-Sun, 10:00AM – 9:00PM

[wp-svg-icons icon=”phone” wrap=”i”] +60 1-6771 8802 / +60 1-6772 8807 / +60 1-6771 9802

2. D’Laksa


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Just like what it names says, D’Laksa sells authentic laksa. Those who love laksa must consider this as another laksa stop that is worth dropping by. Hot and sour taste of their special delight will surely stimulate customer’s taste buds!

[wp-svg-icons icon=”location-2″ wrap=”i”] KSL City LG-64, 33,Jalan Seladang,Taman Tasek,, 81200 Johor Bahru

[wp-svg-icons icon=”clock” wrap=”i”] Mon-Sun, 10:00AM – 9:00PM

[wp-svg-icons icon=”phone” wrap=”i”] +60 19-790 9737

3. D’Shanghai


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What about some dim sum for your lunch / dinner? Craving now? Indulge yourself for an authentic dim sum which has the same taste as in China.

[wp-svg-icons icon=”location-2″ wrap=”i”]  KSL City, Level 2-132 (Next to MBO Cinema) No. 33, Jalan Seladang, Taman Abad, 80250 Johor Bahru, Johor, Malaysia.

4. Sushi World


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Craving for some sushi? Try to look for it along KSL and for sure you’ll gonna find one. Sushi World serves your favourite Japanese food like sushi for RM3! Choose as many sushi as your appetite desires.

[wp-svg-icons icon=”location-2″ wrap=”i”] KSL City, Ground Floor (across from Converse)

[wp-svg-icons icon=”clock” wrap=”i”] 10:00AM – 10:00PM

5. Yit Foh Restaurant


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Yit Foh Restaurant has been running its business of wonton noodles for over 30 years and until now, their place is still a crowd-magnet. And this is all because of the tasty and savoury wonton noodles that they serve up.

[wp-svg-icons icon=”location-2″ wrap=”i”] 153, Jalan Harimau, Taman Abad, 80250 Johor Bahru, Johor, Malaysia.

[wp-svg-icons icon=”clock” wrap=”i”] Open 24 hours, except on Tuesdays

6. Ah Hua Kuey Teow


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Whether it is breakfast or lunch time, Ah Hua Kuey Teow has a flock of crowds and that is because of their version of Kway Teow Thng. The cook here only prepares one bowl at a time despite the long orders that awaits. Their kway teow is topped with pig’s liver and its noodles will give you smooth texture and springy bite. Try this out!

[wp-svg-icons icon=”location-2″ wrap=”i”] 21, Jalan Serigala, Taman Century, Johor Bahru, Johor, Malaysia.

[wp-svg-icons icon=”clock” wrap=”i”] Mon-Sun, 7:30AM – 4:30PM

7. Soon Soon Heng Bak Kut Teh


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In front of KSL shopping mall, lies Soon Soon Bak Kut Teh. This restaurant serves a customised Bak Kut Teh that will suit to your taste. If you like the soup and feels like you want to sip more, just ask them for a refill.

[wp-svg-icons icon=”location-2″ wrap=”i”] 43, Jalan Serigala, Taman Abad, 80250 Johor Bahru, Johor, Malaysia.

[wp-svg-icons icon=”clock” wrap=”i”] Mon-Sun, 8:00AM – 8:00PM

8. Restoran Kak Kak


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Drool over the plentiful of enticing dim sum at Restoran Kak Kak. Think that you’ve seen all kinds of dim sum before? Think again. This restaurant offers some dim sum that you’ve never seen before! Try them all!

[wp-svg-icons icon=”location-2″ wrap=”i”] No. 9, Jalan Maju, Taman Maju, Johor Bahru , Malaysia.

[wp-svg-icons icon=”clock” wrap=”i”] Wed-Mon, 5:00AM – 12:00PM, Closed on Tuesdays

9. Carabao – Authentic Thai Restaurant


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Want to eat authentic Thai cuisines? Come at Carabao Authentic Thai Restaurant and try their signature dishes like Tom Yam, Pandan Chicken, pineapple rice and the likes.

[wp-svg-icons icon=”location-2″ wrap=”i”] 16, Jalan Dato Abdullah Tahir. Johor Bahru 80250

[wp-svg-icons icon=”phone” wrap=”i”] +60 7-335 9333

10. New Lucky Seafood Restaurant


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If you are a seafood lover and at the same time looking for a good place to munch your favourite seafoods, New Lucky Seafood Restaurant will be the right choice.

[wp-svg-icons icon=”location-2″ wrap=”i”] 1-5, Jalan Keris, Taman Sri Tebrau, 80050 Johor Bahru, Johor, Malaysia.

[wp-svg-icons icon=”clock” wrap=”i”] Mon-Sun, 11:00AM – 11:30PM

11. Chicken Up


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Imagine how delight a crispy fried chicken is. If you are the type of person who loves Korean chicken, you must try to drop by at Chicken Up and experience how crispy, sweet and juicy their chicken is. Good thing in this restaurant is you can choose your chicken flavour according to your taste preference. Be it spicy or not; it depends on your choice.

[wp-svg-icons icon=”location-2″ wrap=”i”]  Shop 14 and 15 First Floor Holiday Villa, Johor Bahru (Opposite KSL Mall), 260 Jin Dato Sulaiman Taman Abad, 80250 Johor, Malaysia

[wp-svg-icons icon=”clock” wrap=”i”] Mon-Sun, 12:00PM – 12:00AM

12. Naughty Nuri’s Warung


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Another must-stop food spot around KSL City is Naughty Nuri’s Warung. This restaurant serves up must eat roast pork ribs which is guaranteed to be tender and has a variety of spices and sauces. One more thing that adds to the yumminess of the roast rib – it is well-marinated and grilled with a couple of sauces. Yum!

[wp-svg-icons icon=”location-2″ wrap=”i”] 1, Jalan Serampang, Taman Sri Tebrau, 80050 Johor Bahru

[wp-svg-icons icon=”clock” wrap=”i”] 3:00PM – 2:00AM

13. Pasar Malam


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Prepare yourself to squeeze through the crowd as you make your way from KSL City Mall to Grand Paragon Hotel. However, it is worth to be squeezed by the crowd for you can taste local delicacies like cendol, penang laksa and satay. Kid’s favourites are also sold here – chicken chops and hotdogs! Pasar Malam is a popular night market at Johor Bahru which is available only every Mondays! Come here and explore the night market food bar.

[wp-svg-icons icon=”location-2″ wrap=”i”] KSL City Mall area to Grand Paragon Hotel

[wp-svg-icons icon=”clock” wrap=”i”] Monday

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